Whether you're bored, lonely or both, why not use your free time to learn something new? And what's better than blowing your whole dang mind? When it comes to unusual facts, they say reality is fantastical, and this is never truer than when you're discovering them. For example, did you know Abraham Lincoln was a championship wrestler as well as a licensed bartender? Also, consider this: honeybees beat their wings 230 times per second. Honestly, there's a lot to be fascinated about from the universe, and we're not just speaking about Snapple trivia.

If you need further proof, we've got plenty of mind-boggling data to toss your way. We’ve written about interesting tidbits, scary stuff, esoteric psychological facts, pointless trivia, amusing info and lot’s more info you’ll only find, well, here.

Here's a list of things that are too ludicrous to make up. Scroll down and keep this ol’ pony stompin’ you lovely scoundrels…

WEIRD WORLD Because of the pandemic, you basically can't renounce US citizenship. EMBASSY UNITED STATES OF AMERICA US citizens living abroad have to do a 1-on-1 interview to renounce it, and those are suspended because of the pandemic, so thousands of people who want to give up their citizenship are stuck with it. CRACKED.COM


WEIRD WORLD In Minneapolis, robbers tried to hold up a bank with a vial of HIV. It's not really clear if there was HIV in the vial, and the FBI is investigating everything. CRACKED.COM


WEIRD WORLD In Poland, they caught murderer because, uh, he wasn't wearing a mask. He'd been on the run for 20 years, and they finally nabbed him when he got stopped by police for not wearing a mask in a shop (which is mandatory in Poland). CRACKED.COM


WEIRD WORLD In Russia, insults to the Prophet Muhammad violate religious freedom. That's what Putin says, anyway - according to him, insulting the Prophet isn't covered by the right to free expression. CRACKED.COM


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